Actress Shirley Temple was wanted to star in 'the wizard of OZ' but her contracts kept her back and Judy Garland got the part. Picture is by Bob in Canada. He shared some of these files to me/us. He died Oct2007. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: actress, 1930s
A few 1935 and 1936 episodes from the series The Magic Key... The files marked with _2 are the ones where I missed the announcement of the first number and went with the second one... ( 2 reviews ) Topic: old_time_radio
mars is heaven (the dimension x episode) with a new soundtrack Intro: Ash Ra tempel - "Amboss" Airlock: Oleg Buloshkin - "Sakrament" Marswalk: Bass Communion - "Ghosts on Magnetic tape track V" Celebration: Eduard Artemiev - "Track 12" from the Solaris soundtrack Dinner: Klaus Schulze - "satz exil sils maria" Pillowtalk: Klaus Schulze - "Satz gewintter" & Bass Communion "track V" & sofia gubaidulina -... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: mars is heaven, bradbury, dimension x, mix, otr
THE BIG SHOW In 1950, the advent of television was not only causing concern in the film industry but radio was beginning to feel the effect as well. In short, audiences were dwindling. To combat the problem, NBC spent lots of money to produce The Big Show, a 90 minute radio program which would feature famous guests performing skits, songs, and comedic routines. Tallulah Bankhead was asked to host the show. She had guested in various radio programs in the past but had never done anything on... ( 8 reviews ) Topics: OTRR, Old Time Radio Researchers Group, Old Time Radio, OTRR Single Episodes, Big Show, The, The...
Tales of the Texas Rangers, a western adventure old-time radio drama, premiered on July 8, 1950, on the US NBC radio network and remained on the air through September 14, 1952. Movie star Joel McCrea starred as Texas Ranger Jayce Pearson, who used the latest scientific techniques to identify the criminals and his faithful horse, Charcoal, to track them down. The shows were reenactments of actual Texas Ranger cases.The series was produced and directed by Stacy Keach, Sr., and was sponsored for... ( 13 reviews )